Fatal accident in Bay Roberts
June 18 was a tragic day in Bay Roberts after a 38-year-old man lost control of the bicycle he was riding and fell, striking his head. The accident occurred just after 4 p.m. at the intersection of Country Road and Sawdust Road. The man was taken to Carbonear General Hosptial where he later succumbed to his injuries. Police say it doesn’t appear that the man was wearing an approved helmet at the time of the accident, and it is not believed that any vehicles were involved in the accident. A post-mortem was scheduled for Friday to determine the cause of death.